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Photos: The ‘giants’ of the Philippines

The "Higantes" Festival is held annually in Angono town in the Philippines, where hundreds of giant papier-mâché puppets are paraded

Theater project aims to ease isolation of Japan’s social recluses

Through an experimental theater project, artists are hoping to offer hikikomori a chance to express themselves and regain self-confidence

Well-known Tibetan painter of religious art dies at 82

Tibetan artists like Tenpa Rabten were forbidden to produce traditional religious art

Online hate campaigns making art a casualty in India

Twitter trends like #BoycottAmirKhan and #BoycottLalSinghChada were widely circulated and people were being urged to make the movie a flop

Spotlight: Expressing faith through art when ‘God plays with colors’

In a place of magic and history, a Catholic artist displays her art among laughter, wine and faith

The Dutch art detective who says he recovered the ‘Blood of...

"When they realized what it was, that you in fact cannot sell it, they knew they had to get rid of it."

Indian sari weavers toil to keep tradition alive

Varanasi's hand-weavers have cultivated a reputation for excellence over centuries, specializing in intricate patterns

Hindu engineer turns Catholic churches in India into artistic attractions

The engineer, who is also a Hindu Brahmin from West Bengal, said his interest in Christianity started during his childhood

‘Woven air’: Bangladesh revives elite forgotten fabric

The textile once brought magnificent riches to the lands where it was spun

Popular Marian icon in Rome gets conservation check-up

The icon, which tradition says was painted by St. Luke, has long been considered a symbol of the city of Rome and its people

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